Word Origin for Orcadian
Examples from the Web for orcadian
The Orcadian Islands formed, indeed, a Norwegian kingdom, which was not entirely at an end till the thirteenth century.
But we had neither time nor skill to decipher what noble Orcadian lay beneath.Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 4 (of 10)|John Gibson Lockhart.
He waited only to finish the last notes of the wild Orcadian chant, and opened the door.Robert Falconer|George MacDonald
His reputation as a poet was extended by the publication, in 1832, of a second volume, under the title of "Orcadian Sketches."
In view of the fossil evidence these beds have been referred to the middle or Orcadian division of this formation.